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as in field
active fighting during the course of a war soldiers who desperately wanted to forget the horrors that they had witnessed in battle

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battle

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as in to compete
to engage in a contest the two teams, which have long been archrivals, will battle on the court for the state championship

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as in to face
to enter into contest or conflict with the two top-seeded tennis players battled each other for almost three hours

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“Battle.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/battle. Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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